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UK says threat remains critical as police hunt Manchester attacker's network

UK says threat remains critical as police hunt Manchester attacker's network

Top intelligence and security officials in Britain's Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC) on Tuesday raised the threat level to "critical" - meaning an attack is expected imminently - the day after the attack. She said the military personnel will help armed police officers in guarding key sites. "They have made excellent progress with this investigation and, on behalf of the people of Greater Manchester, I would like to thank them for the incredible service they have given".



General election debate with Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn

Tim Farron has said Theresa May had a "car crash interview" and also attacked Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit stance following the pair's grillings by voters and Jeremy Paxman. She was repeatedly asked by Mr Paxman whether she had changed her mind on Brexit - having campaigned for a Remain vote before the referendum. " Jeremy Corbyn is saying we can promise you this, we can promise you this, we can promise you this and she is saying no, there's going to be another two million people over 75 in ...


Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court

Muhamad Iskandar told the court that the case can be transferred to the Shah Alam High Court in accordance with Section 177 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CPC) regarding transfer of cases. Besides Siti Aisyah and Doan, four other suspects at large, believed to be North Korean, are wanted in connection with the incident. Jong Nam arrived in Malaysia on Feb 6, and was scheduled to board a 9am flight to Macau on Monday, when he was approached by a woman who sprayed him with a liquid, while ...



Trump still 'wide open' on climate change, Pentagon chief says

As a candidate on December 1, 2015, Trump posted a video on Instagram - while the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference was taking place - in which he criticized then-President Obama for "worrying about global warming". "His views are evolving" on the Paris climate agreement , Cohn also said. "Any decision on climate change would ultimately be based on what's best for the United States".


Trump makes historic visit to Western Wall during trip

Trump makes historic visit to Western Wall during trip

He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, had an audience with the pope at the Vatican and stood centre stage with Western allies at the annual summits that dominate the diplomatic calendar. On the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Trump seems to have realised that the conflict is far more intractable than when he stated before his trip that "There is no reason there's not peace between Israel and the Palestinians-none whatsoever".



Trump hails heroes including Kansan during Memorial Day ceremony

Christopher Jacobs, was killed in 2011. President Donald Trump participates in a wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, Monday, May 29, 2017 , in Arlington, Va. "Though they were here only a brief time before God called them home, their legacy will endure forever", Trump said. Of them and all who died in military service, he said: "Words can not measure the depth of their devotion , the purity of their love or the totality of their courage".